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Ed P. Sample


Date Party Office Votes Result
11-05-1918 Republican SD-40 12753 Win
11-07-1922 Republican SD-40 16884 Win
11-03-1936 Republican CD-20 44925 Loss

Candidate Biography:

Edwin Parker Sample
Born: April 30, 1875 in Pennsylvania
Married: Florence E. Morton, Augusta Flintom
Children: Katherine E., Edwina B., and Betty Lou
Died: August 27, 1939 in San Diego, CA

  • There appears to be some disagreement about his first name. In the 1924 California Blue Book, his first name is written as "Ed. P. Sample" which some sources (notably articles in the San Bernardino Sun and Riverside Daily Press) thought was short for "Edward". A local newspaper, Coronado Eagle (within his distrct), used "Edwin".